Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 203 185
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.23% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.45% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Birmingham median annual salary £53,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.57% +16.67% +60.00%
10th Percentile £49,050 £67,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £53,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.83% +4.44% +20.00%

Vulnerability Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3504 4202 3421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.17% 89.01% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2749 3074 2860
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

Vulnerability Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) CISM
4 5 (55.56%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Threat Detection
6 3 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
6 3 (33.33%) SANS
6 3 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Analytics
6 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (33.33%) Cybercrime
6 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 3 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) DMZ
6 3 (33.33%) GCIA
6 3 (33.33%) GCIH

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) DMZ
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Cybercrime
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) Threat Detection
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
5 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
5 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
5 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (33.33%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) GCIA
2 3 (33.33%) GCIH
2 3 (33.33%) GIAC
2 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SANS
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CEH
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware